Bell & Shivas, P.C. is a unique full-service law firm. It is our personal commitment to you, the client, that distinguishes us from other law firms.
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PITCH v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 5:14-mc-00002-MTT ORDER GRANTING  &  Motion Unseal Grand Jury Transcripts in the 1946 Moore's Ford Lynching case. Ordered by US DISTRICT JUDGE MARC THOMAS TREADWELL on 8/18/2017 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF GEORGIA, MACON DIVISION
PITCH v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA On Feb. 11, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit ruled 2 to 1 to uphold the District Court’s order. The Government may still appeal this decision.
PITCH v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA On June 4, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit decided to re-hear the case of Pitch v. United States en banc (before the 12-judge panel) later this year.
PITCH v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA On Oct. 22, 2019, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals re-heard oral arguments from the government and attorney Joseph J. Bell regarding release of the 1946 Moore's Ford transcripts. A decision is expected by mid- 2020.
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Throughout our offices you'll find rare documents, photos, letters from long-gone Presidents ... even memorabilia from some of the great sports legends of the past ... all carefully preserved for the viewing pleasure of our clients, walk-in visitors and friends.
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Sports & Entertainment A to Z
Nostalgia & Rare Collectibles
150 Mineral Springs Drive | P.O. Box 220 | Rockaway, New Jersey 07866
Easy Access From NY, CT & PA
– Handicap-accessible parking, entrance, office suite & facilities
– Spacious, convenient parking on level ground
– Just 1/4 mile off Interstate 80 - across from Rockaway Townsquare Mall
– Close to Routes 46, 15, 202, and I-287
Our Office Suite
Our offices are located in a large office park located directly across Mt. Hope Avenue (NJ Route 661) from the Rockaway Townsquare Mall and situated directly behind the Picatinny Federal Credit Union. There is ample parking on dry, level ground with handicapped accessibility to the building.
Bell & Shivas, P. C. maintains an online directory for resources about the law. Categories currently include New Jersey Law, Court Opinions, Administrative Law, Judiciary Materials, and the New Jersey Constitution. Beginning in June, 2019, content on this page will be updated monthly.